Our leadership team runs the charity on a voluntary, unpaid basis. We also oversee the work of our volunteers.
We are looking for new volunteers to join the team and help us bring our ideas to life. If you can spare a couple of hours a week to help us achieve our ambitions, please contact us.
Alex started out handling customer complaints for one of the big supermarket chains and quickly moved into development roles in customer service. He has won awards for innovation twice for developing systems to improve communication and customer service in large organisations. In 2008 he became Leeds City Council’s Strategic Communications and Marketing Manager. Following a career break and short spell at Yorkshire Ambulance Service NHS Trust, he joined NHS Digital as a Communications Manager. He now leads strategic communications there for the NHS App and NHS website. Alex had the idea for the Better Giving Partnership and its first service in 2015. He lives near Selby in North Yorkshire with his husband and two sons.
Stephen qualified as a chartered accountant in 1979. He has many years’ experience at director level and internationally following a five-year stint in East Africa, where he was involved in the audits of World Bank and United Nations agencies. Stephen is currently Group Finance Director of a £35 million company based in West Yorkshire. He is married with three grown up children.